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Find more Brinker relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 237 less people named Brinker in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 2,824 people named Brinker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Brinker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,587 people named Brinker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • For 1,304 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • 683 were children
  • 3% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Brinker families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 167 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri
  • 593 were first-generation Americans